International Conference on Robust Statistics



12-17 June 2005  









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Workshop on Nonparametrical Statistical Methods


Aims, Scope and Topics

The objective of the conference is to provide a forum for new developments and applications of robust and nonparametric statistics. Leading statisticians and scientists, as well as young researchers and students from all over the world will come together to exchange knowledge and to build scientific and social contacts between participants.

The contributions to theoretical as well as applied statistics are
welcome. The following areas are mentioned, but contributed talks on other
related topics are welcome as well.

Concepts and theory of robust statistics
Nonparametrical methods; nonparametric and semiparametric models
Multivariate analysis
Data depth
Statistical computing, graphics and data mining
Regression quantile
Linear and generalized linear models; mixed models
Statististical methods in signal processing
Statistical methods in business and finance
Statistics in bioinformatics
Asymptotic theory and efficiency

Previous ICORS meetings were held in
Vorau (2001)
Vancouver (2002)
Antwerp (2003) and
Beijing (2004)


The conference is sponsored by:

The ESF Network

Statistical Analysis of Complex Data with Robust and Related Statistical Methods (SACD)

University of Jyväskylä
Department of Mathematics and Statistics


Academy of Finland

City of Jyväskylä